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Interesting facts about famous places in the world including natural wonders like waterfalls and man made structures like bridges.

River Indus Facts Featured

10 Interesting Facts About The Indus River

  The Indus River is one of the most important rivers in the world running across three major Asian nations, namely China, India and Pakistan. It originates near the Mansarovar Lake in the Tibetan plateau,...
London Bridge Facts Featured

10 Interesting Facts About The Historic London Bridge

  Bridges known as London Bridge have a long history with several bridges being built over the years across the River Thames between the City of London and Southwark, in central London. The earliest such...
Tower Bridge Facts Featured

Tower Bridge | 10 Facts On The Famous Bridge In London

  Spanning the breadth of the River Thames, the Tower Bridge is one of the most iconic landmarks of modern-day London. It was inaugurated on June 30th, 1894 by King Edward VII and his wife...
Sydney Harbour Bridge Facts Featured

10 Interesting Facts About The Sydney Harbour Bridge

  The Sydney Harbour Bridge is an iconic landmark in Sydney, Australia and is famously referred to as the "Coathanger". It is a steel-arch bridge spanning across the Sydney Harbour (Port Jackson) and serves as...
Hadrians Wall Facts Featured

10 Interesting Facts About Hadrian’s Wall

  Built by the Roman Army on the orders of Emperor Hadrian, the Hadrian Wall was the North West frontier of the Roman Empire for close to 300 years. It was built in 6 years...
Pont du Gard Facts Featured

Pont Du Gard | 10 Facts On The Aqueduct Bridge In France

  Located near the town of Vers-Pont-du-Gard in southern France, Pont du Gard is an aqueduct bridge which is one of the most famous structures build by the ancient Romans. It was constructed around two...
Millau Viaduct Facts Featured

Millau Viaduct | 10 Facts On The Tallest Bridge In The World

  With a structural height of 343 m, Millau Viaduct is famous as the tallest bridge in the world. It is also renowned for its design, which was considered impossible to construct on its inception,...
Victoria Falls Facts Featured

Victoria Falls | 10 Facts About The Largest Waterfall

  With a height of 108m and width of 1078m, Victoria Falls is the largest waterfall in the world. It lies on the border of Zambia and Zimbabwe on the Zambezi River. Here are 10...
Rialto Bridge Facts Featured

10 Interesting Facts About The Rialto Bridge

  The Rialto Bridge has a long history and it has seen various stages of development of Venice. Here are 10 interesting facts about this magnificent and popular bridge.   #1 It is the oldest bridge across...
Machu Picchu Facts Featured

Machu Picchu | 10 Interesting Facts On The City of the Incas

  The Inca dynasty rose from obscurity in Peru's Cusco Valley in thirteenth century. From 1438 to 1533, the Incas charmed, intimidated, bribed or conquered their rivals to create the largest empire in pre-Columbian America....

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